June 04, 2023

Lynwood, CA – UPDATE: Beatriz Rafael Identified in Fatal 710 Fwy. Crash

Lynwood, CA - UPDATE: Beatriz Rafael Identified in Fatal 710 Fwy. Crash

Lynwood, CA (June 4, 2023) – The victim of a deadly car accident in Lynwood has been identified by police. The crash took place on Thursday, June 1st on the 710 Freeway.

According to the California Highway Patrol, 32-year-old Beatriz Rafael died in the collision. Police say that the accident happened when a black Jeep struck the center divider of the freeway and collided with multiple cars, including a Mini Cooper. When officials arrived at the scene, they found a woman lying in the road. The woman, later identified as Rafael, had been ejected from one of the crashed vehicles. Rafael died at the scene.

There is no word on whether anyone else was hurt in the accident. The CHP closed all southbound lanes of the road while they investigated the accident. Motorists were advised to avoid the scene and to find an alternate route of travel if possible.

At this time, there is no word on whether anyone will be charged in connection with the accident. An investigation is ongoing.

No further information has been released.

We would like to offer our most sincere condolences to the family of Beatriz Rafael following this deadly car accident in Lynwood.

Fatal Car Accidents in California

Car accidents are a major point of concern in California. Each day, thousands of crashes are reported on our state’s roadways. According to statistics, on any given day, there are more than 500 crashes in California resulting in death or injuries. In 2022 alone more than 3,900 people lost their lives while over 277,000 sustained injuries. The numbers paint a grim picture. Motorists are in more danger than ever and should take all available precautions in order to lower their risk of being involved in an accident.

Sometimes, despite doing all that they can, drivers and passengers will still be involved in a serious crash. Victims have no control over the actions of other drivers who often choose to act in a reckless manner. In some situations, there is simply no way to avoid an accident. In these cases, crash victims can be injured or killed in a tragic collision, leaving loved ones behind to bear the grief and pain of a sudden tragedy. Although a fatal accident is a devastating experience, crash victims may have certain valuable legal rights.

Here at Madison Law Group, we have a team of skilled attorneys and legal professionals who are here to help following a sudden tragedy. We have many years of experience handling complex injury cases. Our team uses this experience to protect your legal rights and to get you the best possible outcome under the circumstances of your claim.

Let us help you obtain the compensation that you need to move forward. We are standing by to speak with you at any time. Our firm provides a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. When you need a tough and reliable law firm, you can count on us. To speak with a Lynwood car accident lawyer, please give us a call at (310) 201-7676.